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Keep Up To Date With The ACON



With me probably stuck in bed all week with what I call 'Man Flu' I have nothing to do but watch TV and go on Vital of course. And this week marks the start of the African Cup of Nations, which is being shown on Eurosport and BBC.

So I've decided to keep you all up to date with the goings on. Also how the Pompey Players and other Prem stars are getting on.

Pompey players that are involved are:

Belhadj & Yebda (Algeria)
Dindane (Ivory Coast)
Kanu (Nigeria)

The ACON started last night with a bang when the hosts Angola against Mali.

Angola were 4-0 up with only 11 minutes left. But Mali fought back to snatch a 4-4 draw, which included a goal from former Premiership star Frederic Kanoute.

The Fixtures for today are:

Group A:
Malawi v Algeria. (Currently on as I write this)

Group B:

Ghana v Togo. Called Off (For reasons I'm sure you all know)

Ivory Coast v Burkina Faso,16:00. (With Chelsea's Didier Drogba & Salomon Kalou playing for the Ivory Coast)

Both Games are Live on Eurosport UK.

Written by PompeyFcMad.

The views within this article are the views of the individual who wrote and submitted this piece, sometimes solely theirs. They are not necessarily shared by the Vital Pompey Site Journalists.


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Date:Monday January 11 2010

Time: 2:38PM

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lets hope algeria get knocked out .. and we get yebda and belhadj are back ... just said algerias defending is shocking on skysports news bet belhadj is involved in that..
pompeyhussler
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11/01/2010 14:57:00

lineup for coventry.... begovic,finnan,benhaim,kaboul,hermator,smith,brown,diop,prince, freddy,webber. 4,4,2
pompeyhussler
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11/01/2010 14:59:00

but bet u hughes and mokoena is in the starting 11 ... why oh why
pompeyhussler
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11/01/2010 15:00:00

also u forgot to mention dindane is in the ivory coast squad and may get a runout.
pompeyhussler
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11/01/2010 15:01:00

hussler Algeria 3-0 down - another match like tis and you'll get your wish.
PFCblue
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11/01/2010 15:08:00

"They're coming home, They're coming home, Belhadj and Yebda, Both are coming home !!!". well they will if they carry on like that !
BarneyArmy
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11/01/2010 15:46:00

"The ACON started last night with a bang…" Bit insensitive?
stillthewhizz
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11/01/2010 16:12:00

Oh yeh i know what you mean whizz. i meant that the game last night was a great game with a great come back in it. Sorry if i affended anyone with that. I meant nothink of it.
PompeyFcMad
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11/01/2010 16:16:00

I'm just teasing. Have no fear I'm not about to report you to the Daily Mail.
stillthewhizz
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11/01/2010 17:01:00

Ah good, got me worried for a min.
PompeyFcMad
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11/01/2010 17:09:00

The online ESPN coverage had a lot of Belhadj and Yebda mentions, all of them failed attacks. Never mind!
hammersmithblue
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11/01/2010 19:51:00

 

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